61 803
Assignments Done
98,1%
Successfully Done
In May 2018

Answer to Question #10306 in Statistics and Probability for Raghav Agrawal

Question #10306
You are playing Texas Hold ‘em. For your two card hand, you receive an Ace and a King. This is a good hand to start with, and there are many ways it can become a very good hand. In particular, you can make three-of a kind, where the cards dealt on the board include two kings or two aces, making three total, including the ones in your hand.
a. What is the probability that there are exactly two kings dealt on the flop? That is, what is the probability that two kings are amongst the first three cards dealt?
b. Given your answer to a, what is the probability that there are two kings or two aces on the flop?
Expert's answer
a)

3/50*47/49*46/48*3!
where 3/50 - probability of king,
47/49 - probability of another (second) card
And 46/49 – probability of a third one.
3! – permutations

b)

it is P(2kings)+P(2aces)- P(2kings &&2 aces)= 3/50*44/59*43/48*3!+ 3/50*44/49*43/48*3!-

- 3/50*3/49*44/48*3!=0.509

Need a fast expert's response?

Submit order

and get a quick answer at the best price

for any assignment or question with DETAILED EXPLANATIONS!

Comments

No comments. Be first!

Leave a comment

Ask Your question

Submit
Privacy policy Terms and Conditions